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After I'm gone / Laura Lippman.

After I'm gone / Laura Lippman.
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ISBN 9780571299669 (hardback)
Author Lippman, Laura, 1959- author.
Title After I'm gone / Laura Lippman.
Publisher/Date London : Faber and Faber, 2014.
copyright2014
Pagination etc. 352 pages ; 24 cm.
Summary Note When Felix Brewer meets nineteen-year-old Bernadette 'Bambi' Gottschalk at a Valentine's Dance in 1959, he charms her with wild promises, some of which he actually keeps. Thanks to his lucrative if not always legal businesses, she and their three -little girls live in luxury. But on the Fourth of July, 1976, Bambi's comfortable world implodes when Felix, newly convicted and facing prison, mysteriously vanishes. Though Bambi has no idea where her husband - or his money - might be, she suspects one woman does: his mistress, Julie. When Julie disappears ten years to the day that Felix went on the lam, everyone assumes she's left to join her old lover - until her remains are eventually found. Now, twenty-six years after Julie went missing, Roberto "Sandy" Sanchez, a retired Baltimore detective working cold cases for some extra cash, is investigating her murder. What he discovers is a tangled web stretching over three decades that connects five intriguing women. And at the center is the missing man Felix Brewer. Somewhere between the secrets and lies connecting past and present, Sandy will find the truth. And when he does, no one will ever be the same.
Subject Detective and mystery stories
Missing persons -- Fiction
Cold cases (Criminal investigation) -- Fiction
Baltimore (Md.) -- Fiction
Mystery fiction.
Shelf Location F LIPP
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